June 19, 2017


Envir, EXPERTS, Integrate, Other, Policy&Prog

Mary Surridge - Associate

Mary is a principal international gender, social and institutional development consultant, with 26 years of international experience, working from practice to policy level with governments, bilateral and multi-lateral donors and (I)NGOs. She has been a gender and social inclusion specialist on projects and programmes in a range of sectors and technical areas including education, health, child protection, nutrition, WASH, HIV/AIDS, agriculture, land, forestry and climate change. She is an experienced project manager and team leader and has provided leadership and strategic direction for improving gender equality and women’s empowerment. She has conducted complex international and national evaluations and reviews for DFID, EU, UNDP, UNESCO, CABI, Camfed, the Commonwealth Secretariat, Practical Action, Help Age International and Sight-Savers International as well as national governments. She conducts gender analyses, audits and appraisals and supports the development and implementation of gender policies. She is a gender trainer/capacity developer and gender trainer-trainer and develops gender guidelines, manuals and online programmes. She has strong facilitation, advocacy and influencing skills.
  • Henrietta Miers – Associate

    Henrietta Miers – Associate

    Henrietta Miers is a Senior Associate of WISE Development, and has worked for 20 years as a Social Development and Gender Consultant in international development

  • Georgia Taylor, Technical Director

    Georgia Taylor, Technical Director

    Georgia Taylor has been working on gender, women’s economic empowerment and sexual and reproductive health for over 15 years.

  • Dr. Smita Premchander

    Dr. Smita Premchander

    Dr. Smita Premchander is committed to poverty alleviation and women’s empowerment in South Asia.